Marylebone

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a city with tall buildings and cars driving down the street in front of traffic lights
Portland Place, Norman Foster
an architectural drawing of the proposed office building on the corner of queen street and queens hall
Design for an office building on the site of the Queen's Hall, Langham Place. Carl Ludwig Philipp Franck. 1957
an old black and white photo of a building
BBC Broadcasting House, Langham Place. (The 'Top Hat' Design). George Val Myer. 1928
an old drawing of a tall building in the middle of a city with lots of parking spaces
Hotel Portman Square, 1956
the inside of a library with tables and chairs
Daunt books London 03
Daunt Books, Marylebone High Street, London, England - The shop is housed in a former Edwardian bookstore. The older section of the Marlyebone shop was completed in 1912 and it is alleged to be the first custom build bookshop in the world.
an ornately decorated wall in a building
New Cavendish Street, 18th-century plasterwork, 20th-century paintwork. My own feeble snap.
a row of bikes parked in front of a building on the side of a street
Beaumont Street and bicycles. Photograph by Chris Redgrave, 2015. (C)Historic England
an old brick building with many windows on the front and side, along with people walking down the street
Wigmore Street, glorious red brick and terracotta in the sunshine. Photograph by Chris Redgrave (c)Historic England
an old black and white photo of women's dresses on mannequins
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A Dress stall at The Women's Exhibition, May 1909. The 'Women's Exhibition and Sale of Works in the Colours', was organised by the Women's Social and Political Union to publicise the 'Votes for Women' cause and raise funds for the campaign. Within the exhibition there were two stalls selling dresses. One of these, run by the Marylebone branch of the WSPU was devoted entirely to the sale of 'summer dresses. Photographed by Christina Broom.
black and white photograph of people walking in front of a building
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All Souls' Church, Langham Place, London
an old photo of a row of machines in a room with lights hanging from the ceiling
BBC Broadcasting House switchboard in 1932
BBC Broadcasting House switchboard in 1932 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
an old black and white photo of a cityscape with buildings in the background
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BBC Broadcasting House under construction in 1931.
an old photo of a building being constructed with construction equipment on top of the building
BBC Broadcasting House under construction in 1930
BBC Broadcasting House under construction in 1930 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
an oil painting of rooftops with buildings in the background
"A View from Marylebone" 1967 by Ida Victoria Alice Dundas (1905–1982) City of Westminster Archives from http://www.bbc.co.uk/arts/yourpaintings/artists/dundas-ida-victoria-alice-19051982
an old black and white drawing of people standing in front of a tall building with many windows
1906 – Mappin & Webb, Oxford Street, London
Mappin & Webb, John Belcher, architect 1906